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: Children's BBC: Noddy

(Rpt) (Stereo)

: Breakfast News

With signing.

: The Record

Parliamentary news from last Friday. With Susan Hulme

Contributors

Unknown: Susan Hulme

: Arthur Negus Enjoys

Arthur Negus visits the dining room of Berkeley Castle, Gloucs. Rpt ......

: A Week to Remember

Pathe News from 1955. b/w

: Daytime on Two

Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Lernexpress (ages 13-16)
9.15 TeachingToday: Seeing through Mathematics (part 2) 240092 9.45 Numbers Plus (ages 5-7)

: Children's BBC: Playdays

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Chris Jarvis

: Daytime on Two

10.25 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Light and Sound 9078127 10.40 Look and Read (ages7-9+) 3196276 ll.OOZigZag
(ages 8- 10) Food and Farming
11.20 English Time (ages 11-14)
4923491 11.40 Mathsphere Special
(ages 12-16) 9472382 12.00 Painting the World (ages 16+)

: Working Lunch

A daily look at business news

: Daytime on Two

1.00 History File (ages 14-16)
1.25 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Portrait of Britain Subtitled 51003943
1.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) The Sky Is Falling

: Children's BBC: Tales of Aesop

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Chris Jarvis

: Songs of Praise

Shown yesterday at 6.30pm on BBC I

: Milestones in Science and Engineering

Outstanding achievements in science and technology. Today: space travel.
Next programme Thursday at 2.45pm .......

: News and Weather

Subtitled (news)
Followed by New series Self Portraits First in a series of video self portraits made by people in 25 countries...

: News and Weather

Regional News; Weather

: Today's the Day

Daily quiz with Martyn Lewis , stereo ... QUIZCALL: 0[number removed]. Calls cost 39p per minute cheap rate. 49p at all other times.

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis

: Ready, Steady, Cook

Cookery challenge. With Fern Britton.
NextprogrammeWednesdayat4.30pm Stereo.

Contributors

Unknown: Fern Britton.

: The Oprah WinfreyShow

Today Oprah talks to parents of children killed by accidents at home. Stereo .

: Ski Sunday Special

Featuringthe women's super giant slalom from Sierra Nevada, in Spain. Presented by Julian Tutt.
Producer Mark Wilkln ; Executive producer Jim
Reside ...........................................

Contributors

Presented By: Julian Tutt.
Producer: Mark Wilkln

: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

Another adventure of the US astronaut transported to the future.
A Blast for Buck. A villain from Buck's past is threateningthe earth. With
Gil Gerard and Gary Coleman.

Contributors

Unknown: Gil Gerard
Unknown: Gary Coleman.

: The Private Life of Plants

David Attenborough takes an incredible journey into the world of plants.
Flowering. To set seed, male pollen from one flower must be carried to the female parts of another, and plants have evolved some ingenious methods ofdoingthis.
Shown last Wednesday on BBC 1

Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough

: Travel Show - Short Cuts

Milan -the Italian Job. FrankSkinner, co-host of Fantasy Football League, travels to Milan, draped in West
Bromwich Albion's fetching away kit, and discovers that shopping and sopranos rate as highly as football in the design capital of Italy.

: Horizon Siamese Twins

Dao and Duan are Siamese twin sisters from Thailand. This programme follows theirjourney to Philadelphia for surgery which aims to create two individuals - but could kill or cripple them. After months of preparation, success hinges on factors unknown until the surgeons begin to operate.
See today's choices.
Written and produced by Jon Palfreman ; Series editor John Lynch Repeated tomorrow at 2.1 Opm TRANSCRIPT: please send a cheque for £2.00, payable to BSS, to [address removed]

Contributors

Produced By: Jon Palfreman
Editor: John Lynch

: Lucinda Lambton's Alphabet of Britain

The third series of the enthusiast's guide to architectural oddities.
P Is for Prisoners of War. From the Napoleonic wars onwards, prisoners have kept themselves occupied by creating extraordinary objects. Lucinda Lambton goes to Peterborough to see some ofthese creations, including miniature clock tower made from cookhouse bones, and in South Wales explores a chapel decorated by Italians using roofingfelt and tins of bully beef. Producer Jamie Muir ; Executive producer
Edward Mirzoeff

Contributors

Unknown: Lucinda Lambton
Producer: Jamie Muir
Producer: Edward Mirzoeff

: Steptoe and Son: And Afterwards at...

Written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton.
Vintage comedy starring Harry H Corbett, Wilfrid Brambell
Also featuring George A Cooper, Mollie Sugden, Gretchen Franklin and Rita Webb. (Rpt)

Contributors

Writer: Alan Simpson
Writer: Ray Galton
Producer: Duncan Wood
Albert: Wilfrid Brambell
Harold: Harry H. Corbett
Uncle Arthur: George A. Cooper
Melanie's Mother: Mollie Sugden
Aunt Daphne: Gretchen Franklin
Auntie Freda: Rita Webb

: Signs and Wonders

Third of a four-part drama about an English family forced to confront their own beliefs when their daughterfalls prey to a religious cult in Los Angeles. The de-programming of Claire continues in a safe house in Malibu, while Stephen discovers uncomfortable facts about his academic guru, Cornelius Van Damm.
Written by Michael Eaton ; Producer Elaine Steel
Director Maurice Phillips * See This Week: page 7

Contributors

Unknown: Cornelius van Damm.
Written By: Michael Eaton
Producer: Elaine Steel
Director: Maurice Phillips
Diamond: James Earl Jones
Elizabeth Palmore: Prunella Scales
Rev Timothy Palmore: David Warner
Claire Palmore: Jod Himay
Stephen Palmore: Michael Maloney
Cornelius Van Damm: Donald Pleasence
Brother Nahum: David Rasche
Piers Dearbourne: William Chubb
Carl Maynard: Sean Harris
Samuel Gamston: Colin Farrell
Daniel: Ricky Dean Logan
Brandon: Gavin Harrison
Scut: Tim Ransom
Sidnee: Billie Neal
Sherry Rossen: Debora Weston
Agent Santamaria: Joe Minjares
Agent Sung: Lily Mariye

: Newsnight

With Kirsty Wark.

Contributors

Unknown: Kirsty Wark.

: Sophie's World

The Late Show breaks new ground in this special programme dramatising a novel: Jostein Gaarder's surreal romp through 2,000 years of Western philosophy. Published in Britain earlier this month, Sophie's World has topped best-seller lists across Europe. The cast for tonight's re-enactment includes Twiggy, Jim Carter and Jessica Marshall Gardiner.
Adapted and directed by Paul Greengrass
Series editor Michael Poole

Contributors

Actor: Jim Carter
Actress: Twiggy
Actress: Jessica Marshall Gardiner
Adapter/director: Paul Greengrass
Series editor: Michael Poole

: Weatherview

: The Midnight Hour

Parliamentary review.
Preceded by News ........................................

: Open University

Design principles and practice..

: Nightschool TV

History programmes for 9- to 12-year-olds. Tonight, Landmarks - Tudors and Stuarts: Henry VII , Henry VIII , the Mary Rose , Elizabeth I and the Spanish Armada.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Vii
Unknown: Henry Viii
Unknown: Mary Rose

: BBC Select

4.45-5.00am Disability Agenda This week's programme includes features on relationships, Audetel
(audio description of television), and the new incapacity benefit.
5.30-6.00am RCN Nursing Update Unit 27: Depression - -lifting the cloud.








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